INTEL Z77GD80ATX CFXSLI2GB Lan 4USB 3.0 MSI Z77A-GD80 - Motherboard - ATX - LGA1155 Socket - Z77 - USB 3.0, FireWire - Gigabit LAN - onboard graphics (CPU required) - HD Audio (8-channel) The Z77A-GD80 is equipped with the thunderbolt interface from Intel, allowing multiple connections to monitors, storage devices, and even graphic cards! MSI Intel 7 series mainboards support the latest PCI Express generation 3 standard to deliver a staggering 32 GB/s of bandwidth, double that of the previous generation, as well as the next generation 22 nm processors. It allows users enjoy the latest standard for better use experience.
The MSI 7-series motherboards' native USB 3.0 has better performance than 3rd party controllers, and offers greatly improved data transfer speeds! The MSI Z77A-GD80 even supports the newest Thunderbolt transfer interface. It can conveniently and quickly backup large multimedia data, completely satisfying the needs of professional workers and computing enthusiasts.
MSI 7-series motherboards are equipped with the newest Multi-BIOS II technology; they have two complete built-in BIOS chips, allowing enthusiasts to use the switch on the motherboard to switch and boot up with the second BIOS when the first BIOS is lost or corrupted. Customized BIOS profiles can even be saved on inspanidual chips, providing a safe and convenient design.
The MSI Z77 series motherboards have built-in THX TruStudio Pro surround sound technology that enables the best audio quality reproduction, allowing you to have the most realistic dynamic sound field effects when watching Blu-ray movies, playing other multimedia or playing 3D games. Also, the MSI Z77-series motherboards support Lucid's Virtu MVP technology that can dynamically switch between the built-in graphics onboard the CPU and an add-in discrete graphics card, distributing system resources based on the user's performance needs.
Main Specifications Product Description MSI Z77A-GD80 - motherboard - ATX - LGA1155 Socket - Z77 Product Type Motherboard - ATX Chipset Type Intel Z77 Express Processor Socket 1 x LGA1155 Socket Compatible Processors Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7 Max RAM Size 32 GB RAM Supported 4 DIMM slots - DDR3 Storage Ports 2 x SATA-600 (RAID), 2 x SATA-600, 4 x SATA-300 (RAID) USB / FireWire Ports 2 x USB 3.0 + 4 x USB 2.0 + ( 2 x USB 3.0 + 1 x FireWire + 6 x USB 2.0 via headers ) Audio HD Audio (8-channel) LAN Gigabit Ethernet Microsoft Certification Compatible with Windows 7
Extended Specifications General Product Type Motherboard - ATX Chipset Type Intel Z77 Express Processor Socket LGA1155 Socket Max Processors Qty 1 Compatible Processors Pentium, Celeron, Core i5, Core i3, Core i7 Supported RAM Max Size 32 GB Technology DDR3 Bus Clock 1600 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1066 MHz Speed PC3-12800, PC3-10600, PC3-8500 Features Dual channel memory architecture Audio Type HD Audio (8-channel) Audio Codec Realtek ALC898 Compliant Standards High Definition Audio, THX TruStudio Pro LAN Network Controller Intel 82579 Network Interfaces Gigabit Ethernet Expansion / Connectivity Expansion Slot(s) 1 x CPU 4 x DIMM 240-pin 3 x PCIe 3.0 x16 4 x PCIe 2.0 x1 Storage Interfaces SATA-600 - connector(s): 2 x 7pin Serial ATA - 2 device(s) - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5 SATA-300 - connector(s): 4 x 7pin Serial ATA - 4 device(s) - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5 ASMedia ASM1061 : SATA-600 - connector(s): 2 x 7pin Serial ATA - 2 device(s) RAID Features Intel Rapid Storage Technology Interfaces 1 x PS/2 keyboard / mouse 1 x SPDIF out 1 x TOSLINK 4 x USB 2.0 2 x USB 3.0 1 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet) 1 x HDMI 1 x Thunderbolt 1 x VGA 1 x audio line-out - mini-jack 1 x audio line-in - mini-jack 1 x microphone - mini-jack 1 x audio line-out (side surround) - mini-jack 1 x audio line-out (rear) - mini-jack 1 x audio line-out (center/subwoofer) - mini-jack Internal Interfaces 2 x USB 3.0 6 x USB 2.0 1 x FireWire 1 x audio Features BIOS Features DMI support, M-Flash, UEFI BIOS, MSI ClickBIOS II, MSI DrMOS II Hardware Features NVIDIA SLI Technology Support, V-Check Points, audio jack detect technology, MSI Active Phase Switching (APS), OC Genie II, MSI Winki 3, Hi-c CAP, Instant OC, Super Charger, Super Ferrite Choke (SFC), MSI Military Class III, AMD CrossFireX technology support, Lucid Virtu MVP Miscellaneous Software Included Drivers & utilities, MSI Live Update 5 Compatible with Windows 7 "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7. Compliant Standards Plug and Play Width 12 in Depth 9.6 in